Store Manager - In Training - Saskatchewan
Giant Tiger West
North Battleford, SK

Giant Tiger is a family discount retailer offering recognizable basic products at low everyday prices.

The North West Company currently operates 43 Giant Tiger locations in Western Canada. If you are looking for professional growth in a career that will put your skills and talents to work, Giant Tiger is where you need to be!

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

· Must be relocatable across Saskatchewan

· Control over product assortment in a “pull” ordering system environment

· Control labour and overhead costs

· Ensure appropriate inventory levels to maximize sales, inventory turns and return on investment

· Opportunistically drive sales through promotional offerings

· Monitor the level of customer service and satisfaction within the store and takes action as required to address issues

· Lead and control the goals and performance standards for the store

· Recruit and develop new talent

· Manage and motivate all employees, including performance management

· Advance the store’s competitive position within the trading area

QUALIFICATIONS:

· Minimum of 5 years of retail management experience in a high volume store with a minimum of 2 years as a Store Manager; Big Box experience is an asset

· Proven analytical, problem solving and decision making skills with a high attention to detail

· Exceptional organizational, buying, planning and prioritizing skills

· Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with an aptitude for building and maintaining customer relationships

· A proven leader with strong employee relations skills including demonstrated experience in mentoring and developing staff

· Strong merchandising abilities

· Motivated and high energy with an entrepreneurial spirit

· Must have the ability and desire to develop an in-depth understanding of Giant Tiger's customers

· Demonstrate a personal and enthusiastic commitment to NWC and Giant Tiger's vision, mission, values and strategies

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Procurement: 5 years (Preferred)
  • retail sales: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Store Manager: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Process Improvement: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Retail Management: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Strong Merchandising: 5 years (Preferred)